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    Java game engines?


    I know Java isn't the preferred language, and there probably isn't anything like panda3d, but what options are there for java game engines? Especially on the "less complicated" side.
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    GTGE is a 2d sprite engine. It is currently being updated, and is very simple to use. There are also a bunch of games with source available, so it doesn't get much "less complicated" than this. It also has a small, yet very friendly and helpful community if you have any questions. =)

    You mentioned panda3d, I have no idea what that is, but I assume it is for 3d game development? I would check out Jake2. I don't know much about it, but it looks cool. A Google search for "java 3d game engine" lead me HERE. Again, I dont really know anything about it.

    Hope this helps =)
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    Originally Posted by jmh09
    I know Java isn't the preferred language, and there probably isn't anything like panda3d, but what options are there for java game engines? Especially on the "less complicated" side.
    there are TONS of things that java offers for gaming.
    check this out
    java can handle HDR, bump mapping, the works. its just someone has to get to it

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